Ethiopian adjusts planned Chengdu launch from June 2017

Ethiopian Airlines in this week’s schedule update once again revised planned service to Chengdu, scheduled to commence in summer 2017 season. The airline previously planned 3 weekly Addis Ababa – Bangkok – Chengdu service from 04JUN17, however latest adjustment has converted to Addis Ababa – Chengdu nonstop, effective 05JUN17.

Boeing 787-8 operates this route.

ET636 ADD0010 – 1440CTU 788 135
ET637 CTU0150 – 0620ADD 788 246

As a result with this service update, overall service to Bangkok remains at 7 weekly level, instead of planned 9. From 04JUN17, the airline will introduce 4th weekly Addis Ababa – Bangkok – Manila flight, while planned Addis Ababa – Bangkok – Jakarta 3 weekly service will now commence on 05JUN17, instead of 04JUN17.